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Symantec
Fastest Growing Rank: 65 (2004 rank: 24)
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Address: 20330 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014
Phone: 408-517-8000
Website: http://www.symantec.com
Comment:
Anti-virus king got big quick by marrying software maker Veritas.
Revenues 2,582.8 33 77
Net income 536.2 - -
Total return - 38 56
Earnings per share - 92 42
As of 8/10/2005 $21.98
% increase from 8/10/2004 -5%
Beat the S&P 500* YES
P/E (current fiscal year est.) 22
From the September 5, 2005 Issue
Notes:
*The S&P 500 gained 8.3% over this period.
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